Sentence Examples


  • Distillable below redness: mercury.
  • Spots appeared on his nose, the redness of which was evidently due to intemperance, and his mouth twitched nervously.
  • But the tomato, a berry grown out of its natural proportion by the fiddling of man, at least knew redness was its ultimate goal.
  • Boron nitride BN is formed when boron is burned either in air or in nitrogen, but can be obtained more readily by heating to redness in a platinum crucible a mixture of one part of anhydrous borax with two parts of dry ammonium chloride.
  • The metal is quite permanent in dry air, but in moist air it becomes coated with a superficial layer of the oxide; it burns on heating to redness, forming a brown coloured oxide; and is readily soluble in mineral acids with formation of the corresponding salts.